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Open Data Day Hackathon Results

This weekend approximately 30 people - students, staff, and faculty of the University of Guelph, and members from the Guelph community - gathered in the Science Complex Atrium to take part in the first Open Data Day Hackathon.

Sponsored by the City of Guelph, the University of Guelph, and the College of Physical and Engineering Sciences, teams of coders and non-coders came together with a goal of developing tools that used, processed, analyzed, or helped further expand the City's open data warehouse.

Upcoming Local Tech Events

Happy Reading Week everyone. Guelph's tech and entrepreneurial community continues to grow. If you're looking for a way to get involved and make a difference, there are several fantastic events that you might be interested in.

DemoCampGuelph (February 19th)

Tonight (February 19th) at the e-bar, join the local tech community as we gather to learn about and celebrate local upcoming projects. If you're interested in attending, details can be found here.

Open Data Day Hackathon

The School of Computer Science and the College of Physical and Engineering Sciences are proud to partner with The City of Guelph to present the Open Data Day Hackathon.

The event will be held in the Science Complex Atrium, February 22nd through 23rd in honour of International Open Data Day (held February 22nd).

Who is this event for? Everybody. If you're a citizen, a student, a teacher, a researcher, a designer, a modeller, an ideas person, or if you're just interested in improving your city and meeting other like-minded folks, the Open Data Day Hackathon is for you.

IEEE Xplore Workshop

Are you interested in learning more efficient ways of finding high quality scholarly and technical information for your research projects? Do you access the IEEE/IET Electronic content through PRIMO (or Google Scholar) but wish there were an easier way to stay current? Then this Learning Commons sponsored workshop on February 4th at 1:30pm-2:30pm, is just for you.

IEEE Xplore Workshop
Sponsored by The Learning Commons
Open to undergraduate and graduate students, staff, and faculty.

PhD Student Jamileh Yousefi

At Guelph – Featuring SoCS PhD Student Jamileh Yousefi

Check out the University of Guelph's At Guelph website for a post on School of Computer Science PhD student Jamileh Yousefi.

Jamileh is building algorithms to identify different types of neuromuscular diseases. She came to the University of Guelph from Concordia University with a Master's degree in Artificial Intelligence, and is supervised by Professors Andrew Hamilton-Wright and Stefan Kremer.

Register for Roboticon 2014!

Roboticon is back for the 13th year at College Royal 2014 at the University of Guelph!

The University of Guelph would like to invite you to Roboticon 2014, our 13th annual robotics competition for high-school students. This year's robot-building and programming challenge will be occurring on March 15th & 16th, 2014 at the University of Guelph.

Welcome Kate McRoberts to the School of Computer Science

The students, staff, and faculty of the School of Computer Science would like to welcome one of our newest members, Kate McRoberts. Kate officially took on the role of our Co-operative Education Coordinator on September 19th, 2016.

SoCS Speaker Series: Guest Speaker Tim Bray

As part of the School of Computer Science's Speaker Series, please join us in welcoming University of Guelph alumnus Tim Bray on January 15, 2014 from 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Engineering THORN Atrium.

The Guelph Technology Showcase 3.0 Exhibitors & Sponsors have been announced!

The third annual Guelph Technology Showcase is a combination of a career fair and a celebration of the local information technology community. 

The event, presented by The University of Guelph School of Computer Science and the Guelph Technology and Design Cluster Co-operative, features a variety of local computer-based businesses, large organizations with IT departments and associations with resources for tech professionals.